Longhorns advance to District 3 1A title game

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Thomas Garcia The Logan Longhorns capitalize on free throw opportunities to beat the Melrose Buffaloes 54-40 Wednesday night at Logan. The Longhorns made 17-of-21 free throws in the final period to advance to the boys District 3-1A tournament championship game. “We are going to get back in the gym and get ready for Fort Sumner […]

Mesalands men finish second in national rankings

Kimberly Hanna By Kimberly Hanna Special to the Quay County Sun After claiming the Grand Canyon Regional Championship title, the Mesalands Community College men’s rodeo team has ended the season ranked second in the nation. The team finishes this season with eight team members qualifying for the College National Finals Rodeo. “Mesalands will have more […]

San Jon rally falls short in Class B boys title game

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By Dave Wagner ALBUQUERQUE — Top-seeded Quemado may have thought it had gotten away from pesky San Jon in the third quarter of Saturday’s Class B boys state championship game at The Pit, but the Eagles had another thing coming.

Press release: Mesalands clinches championship in Arizona

Mesalands Community College’s rodeo team recently competed at Dine’s College in Tsaile, Ariz., where the men’s team brought home a championship title and finished in second place.

Logan man pitches in state championship

QCSun staff Logan resident, retired school teacher and New Mexico Horeshoe Pitching Association President Charles Knotts placed second in the 2010 New Mexico Horseshoe Pitching Championship singles tournament in Socorro on Sept. 16. He returned home Friday from Albuquerque where he underwent a knee operation. Knotts spoke with the Quay County Sun about horseshoes, technique, […]

State Tournament Update

Go to varsitynow.com for game stories and photos BoysCLASS 5AAt The Pit, AlbuquerqueSemifinalsThursdayLa Cueva 70, Eldorado 63Highland 63, Las Cruces 56ChampionshipSaturdayLa Cueva vs. Highland, 8:30 p.m. CLASS 4AAt The Pit, AlbuquerqueSemifinalsThursdayArtesia 58, Espnola Valley 56, 3 OTRoswell 69, Deming 64ChampionshipSaturdayArtesia vs. Roswell, 4:30 p.m. CLASS 3AAt The Pit, AlbuquerqueSemifinalsFridayHope Christian 64, Sandia Prep 60St. Michael’s […]

Longhorns to play today for district championship

The Logan Longhorns losses to the Clovis Christian Eagles on Thursday night places them in today’s district match-ups. The Longhorns will play at

Tucumcari boys capture state track and field championship

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By Robert Ciolli It took 25 years, but the Tucumcari Rattlers Class AA boys track and field team took the state championship title back Saturday after beating Clayton 66-58. Several of the Rattler athletes also placed and scored a personal best last weekend at the 2008 NMAA State Track and Field Championships held at the […]

Cullum in line to fight for bantamweight championship

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun It only took Quay County’s Abel Cullum 1:19 mintues to become a King of The Cage contender. Cullum, a mixed martial arts fighter, is now in line to fight for KOTC bantamweight championship. To win the championship Cullum would have to fight the titleholder Ryan Diaz of California. “I […]

Koas claims softball championship

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By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Area athletes swept the New Mexico 2007 state softball championship tournament 6-0. The Kaos Undertakers softball team won the New Mexico tournament in class D slow pitch softball held on Aug. 11-12 in Albuquerque. Made up of athletes from Quay and Curry counties the Kaos Undertakers were seeded 19th […]